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Ask a North Korean, defectors talk about their lives inside the world's most secretive nation, Daniel Tudor ; foreword by Andrei Lankov ; Translations by Elizabeth Jae, Nara Han, Ashley Cho and Daniel Tudor

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Ask a North Korean, defectors talk about their lives inside the world's most secretive nation, Daniel Tudor ; foreword by Andrei Lankov ; Translations by Elizabeth Jae, Nara Han, Ashley Cho and Daniel Tudor
Language
eng
resource.biographical
collective biography
Illustrations
platesillustrations
Index
no index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Ask a North Korean
Oclc number
1025334392
Responsibility statement
Daniel Tudor ; foreword by Andrei Lankov ; Translations by Elizabeth Jae, Nara Han, Ashley Cho and Daniel Tudor
Sub title
defectors talk about their lives inside the world's most secretive nation
Summary
The long-running "Ask a North Korean" column produced by NK News in Washington D.C. invites readers to ask questions of recent North Korean defectors about everyday issues that are not generally discussed in the media. Various aspects of life in North Korea are discussed in this book through a series of interviews . These interviews show that even in the world's most authoritarian regime, there is still a degree of normality and continuity
Table Of Contents
Economic life -- The powers that be -- Media and information -- Pyongyang vs. the rest -- The outside world -- Comparing North and South -- Health and welfare -- Defection from North Korea -- Religion and spirituality -- Love, sex, and relationships -- Fun and leisure -- Any other questions?
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Defectors talk about their lives inside the world's most secretive nation
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